Washington – US: More Than 21 Million Affected By Government Data Breach

Hackers swiped Social Security numbers from 21.5 million people — as well as fingerprint records and other information from background check investigations — in the massive breach earlier this year of federal personnel files, the government acknowledged Thursday. Read more

Hackers Stole Secrets of U.S. Government Workers’ Sex Lives

Hackers presumably working on behalf of the Chinese government may have stolen highly sensitive personnel files containing information about drug addictions, sexual proclivities and financial woes of millions of current and former US government workers. Read more

Warsaw – Hackers Ground 1,400 Passengers At Warsaw Airport

Warsaw – Around 1,400 passengers of the Polish airline LOT were grounded at Warsaw’s Chopin airport on Sunday after hackers attacked the airline ground computer systems used to issue flight plans, the company said. Read more